Table 11_1_12-3

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 11_1_12.3
Short-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, by State, 2006 and 2008a
 20082006
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total79.60.272.60.2
Alabama79.81.568.52.0
Alaska84.53.583.33.2
Arizona79.31.769.52.3
Arkansas87.91.081.81.4
California75.20.867.00.9
Colorado72.41.876.21.7
Connecticut74.21.368.91.4
Delaware83.52.780.53.1
District of Columbia69.17.559.36.7
Florida71.80.960.81.1
Georgia86.00.873.01.4
Hawaii81.23.280.72.7
Idaho80.11.973.32.9
Illinois74.31.068.21.2
Indiana76.71.069.81.2
Iowa86.70.984.81.0
Kansas81.91.379.21.4
Kentucky85.60.980.11.2
Louisiana79.21.271.81.4
Maine81.81.977.01.9
Maryland75.11.568.21.8
Massachusetts82.20.773.51.0
Michigan78.91.174.31.3
Minnesota85.30.779.91.0
Mississippi82.71.570.12.2
Missouri81.80.974.01.2
Montana80.02.579.82.8
Nebraska84.61.480.91.7
Nevada67.74.263.54.0
New Hampshire85.51.476.91.9
New Jersey84.60.981.71.0
New Mexico63.04.165.03.6
New York84.00.680.00.6
North Carolina79.60.968.71.2
North Dakota89.31.487.81.5
Ohio77.50.865.81.0
Oklahoma83.91.277.31.6
Oregon69.32.464.22.5
Pennsylvania80.10.875.90.8
Rhode Island81.71.980.02.2
South Carolina83.31.374.81.8
South Dakota84.21.783.71.7
Tennessee78.71.269.71.4
Texas81.60.674.20.9
Utah82.82.378.52.6
Vermont80.92.474.34.2
Virginia74.21.363.51.5
Washington74.31.470.91.4
West Virginia81.91.777.62.2
Wisconsin86.20.682.00.8
Wyoming77.94.579.63.7

a Data were downloaded from www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp, reflecting care for the last completed flu season (October-March). Facilities with fewer than 20 residents were excluded.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_12-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_12-3.html